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Trampoline - Wikipedia

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A trampoline is a device consisting of a piece of taut, strong fabric stretched over a steel frame ... In 1942, Griswold and Nissen created the Griswold-Nissen Trampoline & Tumbling Company, and...

George Nissen: Inventor of the trampoline | The Independent

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May 4, 2010 ... In 1930, the 16-year-old George Nissen watched in awe as trapeze artists performed their daring stunts at a travelling circus in Cedar Rapids, ...

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May 15, 2014 ... george nissen invention of a trampoline ... Trampoline History 1,180 views ... Trampoline History - 1961 Russian Olympic Gymnasts & USA ...

Who Made That Trampoline? - The New York Times

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Sep 28, 2012 ... Nissen invented the trampoline in the 1930s, when, as a teenage gymnast, he and his coach created a piece of equipment out of scrap steel ...

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Nov 30, 2015 ... Trampoline is a fun invention, which serves both as a fun attraction for children and teenagers but also a device for a competitive Olympic sport.

Trampoline History - Invention of the Trampolone

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AT A GLANCE: While at the circus George Nissan saw that the trapeze artists would fly through the air, dropping at the end of an act into safety netting that would ...

Trampoline Equipment and History - Olympic Sport History

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Trampoline history, rules and equipment. Origins in Iowa, relationship to astronaut training, potential sport games, Olympic History.

International Gymnast Magazine Online - Trampoline Inventor ...

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Apr 9, 2010 ... Trampoline Inventor George Nissen Passes Away ... Trampoline indeed became an Olympic sport at the 2000 Sydney Games, and Nissen ...

Who Invented the Trampoline?—and Other Fascinating Facts about ...

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The inventor of the trampoline is George Nissen of Iowa (1914-2010), who was a gymnast and diver in high school when he saw circus acrobats and was ...

USA Gymnastics | Nissen, inventor of modern trampoline, dies April 7

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Apr 8, 2010 ... INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., April 8, 2010 – George Nissen, recognized as the inventor of the modern trampoline, died April 7 at the age of 96 in San ...